To remember and honor the Chairs of CCCC who have passed away, the CCCC Executive Committee has created scholarships of $750 each to help cover the costs of four graduate students who are presenting at the annual conference. Full-time graduate students whose presentations were selected through the regular peer review process are eligible to apply. The deadline for submissions is October 10, 2008 for the 2009 CCCC Convention in San Francisco. Please click here for submission information.
The Conference on College Composition and Communication sponsors the Scholars for the Dream Awards to encourage scholarship by historically underrepresented groups. These groups include African Americans, Asian Americans, Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans and other Latino and Latina Americans, and American Indians—persons whose presence and whose contributions are central to the full realization of our professional goals.
CCCC offers to emerging scholars up to ten travel awards of $750 each, sponsors a breakfast for all award winners, and gives a one-year membership in NCTE and CCCC. The deadline for submissions is October 10, 2008 for the 2009 CCCC Convention in San Francisco. Please click here for submission information.
CCCC with support from Thomson Wadsworth invites you to participate in the Professional Equity Project (PEP). CCCC will offer a grant valued at $250 to teachers of writing with part-time or adjunct status at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and universities to attend the CCCC annual convention. The $250 grant includes a check for $150 to help cover expenses, a paid registration for the conference, and a coupon good for one membership in CCCC. Nominations are due by November 1, 2008 for the 2009 CCCC Convention in San Francisco (self-nominations are encouraged). Please click here for nomination information.
The Tribal College Faculty Fellowship offers financial aid to selected faculty members currently working at tribally controlled colleges to attend the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) March 11-14 in San Francisco, California. We are offering two Tribal College Faculty Fellowships in the amount of $750 each. The deadline for submissions is November 15, 2008 for the 2009 CCCC Convention in San Francisco. Please click here for submission information.